Media Mentions

 

June 14, 2012 – Haaretz – Israeli Newspaper

A blog post by Shahar Golan was covered by Ruta Kupfer from Haaretz newspaper. The article uses a scene from the television series ‘Episodes’ to broaden the discussion on how smart technologies sometimes make us stupid. The article was published online in Hebrew and in English and was promoted on the newspaper’s homepage. Lost in Google Translate: U.S. show's attempt at Hebrew runs afoul - Haaretz Daily Newspaper - June 14, 2012

 

July 17, 2009 – REKA – Israeli Radio

Israeli RadioShahar Golan was interviewed by Idele Ross on Israel’s English radio, REKA, discussion Israeli advertising in light of a controversial new TV ad. Off the air, the interviewer concluded by saying: ‘You’re the best thing that I’d found searching the Internet’. You can read the transcript here or listen to the recorded interview here:

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July 18, 2008 – Forward – US Newspaper

Shahar Golan was interviewed by Nathan Jeffay from The Jewish Daily Forward newspaper for an article about the upcoming visit of Barack Obama to Israel. Unbeknownst to him, Shahar presented the token opposing viewpoint to the general tone of the article which went as far as labelling him ‘an Israeli leftist’. The article featured the Obama graphics Shahar translated to Hebrew. A Skeptical Audience Awaits Barack Obama in Israel - Forward article - July 25, 2008

 

July 11, 2008 – Haaretz – Israeli Newspaper

Shahar Golan was interviewed by Raphael Ahren from Haaretz newspaper for an article about the 2008 US presidential election and the Obama poster he created in support of the Illinois senator. [singlepic id=88 w=200 h=117 float=center]

 

September 5, 2007 – Reshet Alef – Israeli Radio

Radio Interview About My Book ‘Almost Finished’Shahar Golan was invited by Israel’s Channel A radio to be a guest on the program Writing for the Drawer hosted by Rona Gershon for an hour-long one-on-one chat following the recent publishing of his poetry book Almost Finished. You can listen to the recorded interview here:

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March 27, 2002 – Galatz – Israeli Radio

Galatz RadioShahar Golan was interviewed from Nepal for Israel’s Galatz radio, discussion the preparation in Chabad House of Kathmandu for the biggest Passover Seder in the world.